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Striving to be engaged, always innovative

The University’s research covers engineering, social science, arts and humanities disciplines. Striving to be engaged, always innovative, it’s often interdisciplinary and collaborative in nature.

Through our research partnerships we influence economic, cultural and social landscapes at national, European and international levels by delivering benefits for business, government and communities.

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Architecture, Computing & Engineering

Research in the areas of Computer networking; Non-destructive testing; computational modelling; product engineering.

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Art and Design

Research in the contemporary applied arts; creative industries; design and health; fine art; glass arts; pedagogy and sustainability.


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Environment, Archaeology, History and Anthropology

Our research contains world-leading and internationally excellent research from a wide range of disciplines in the Social Sciences and Humanities, including Environmental and Marine Sciences, Archaeology, Geography, History and Anthropology.

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Humanities in Lampeter

Established in 1822, Lampeter has a distinguished research tradition, which not only has a global perspective but also attends to contemporary concerns. 

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PhD Study

The University offers research supervision for Master’s and Doctoral study across all its subject areas, Faculties and Schools. Opportunities are available to study for a research degree on each campus in Lampeter, Carmarthen, Swansea and London, or alternatively by distance learning.

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Yr Athrofa

Research activity related to education, professional learning and leadership, psychology, community, social justice and equity, languages, literacy and multilingualism.